Unemployment Statistics

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Employment – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 28th July 1981.

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Photo of Sir Nicholas Lyell Sir Nicholas Lyell , Hemel Hempstead 12:00 am, 28th July 1981

Will not my right hon. Friend agree that the problems of youth unemployment present an opportunity for his Department to encourage trade unions and management to get together to agree radical solutions and changes in our present system of transition from school to work and of training and apprenticeships? Will not he agree that if such encouragement requires the expenditure of more money, as it will, such expenditure is likely to prove very cost-effective?